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Lawrence R. Stolberg

legal offices of Myers Carden & Sax, LLC in Chicago, IL

Myers Carden & Sax
30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 377-9585 (Direct)
(312) 345-7251

Larry has been a trial lawyer for 25 years and has successfully tried a number of cases to verdict. He is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is a member of the Federal Trial Bar for the Northern District of Illinois which requires its members to try a substantial number of cases in order to gain admittance to that Bar. The focus of his practice is the defense of bodily injury claims including litigation related to medical malpractice, defense of nursing homes and general liability claims including trucking litigation, premises liability and construction litigation. He conducts all aspects of civil litigation defense practice including preparation of pleadings and motions, depositions of parties and opposing experts and the presentation of defense witnesses including experts. He aggressively represents his clients and provides them with excellent representation and counseling at a fair and reasonable rate of compensation. He has made presentations to nurses, Director of Nurses, Assistant Director of Nurses and wound care nurses relative to risk management issues including the importance of accurate and complete charting. He has also spoken at the Road Builders Association regarding the importance of investigating accident claims.

Current Employment Position(s): 


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Areas of Practice: 

Litigation defense with emphasis on medical malpractice, nursing home and premises liability matters.

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Bar Admissions: 

US Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, admitted November, 1994
Federal Trial Bar, Northern District of Illinois, 1990
US District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1989
State of Illinois, 1988


University of Illinois - BA, Economics, 1985
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago - Kent College of Law, J.D., 1988

Classes/Seminars Taught: 

2010 - 2012 "Write is Might" Presented multiple seminars to nursing staff at long term care facilities and hospitals regarding defensive charting.

Professional Associations and Memberships: 

Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel